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Ms. Yuki Yu, Future Care’s Director of Asian Marketing, presented at the North American Marine Environment Protection Association’s (NAMEPA) 2018 Annual Conference “The New CSR: Ethical, Strategical, Sustainable” on October 25thaboard the MV Hornblower Infinity at Pier 20 in New York City. Ms. Yu’s speech focused on “Shipping’s Responsibility to the Mariner” and highlighted best … Continue reading “Yuki Yu presents at NAMEPA 2018”

By Lawrence Jacobson, Managing Director P&I, Future Care, Inc. Presented by Yuki Yu, Director of Asian Marketing for Future Care, Inc. Good afternoon to you all.  My name is Yuki Yu.  I am the Director of Asian Marketing for Future Care, Inc., a provider of medical management and cost containment services to the maritime industry. … Continue reading “Fulfilling the Shipowner’s Duty of Care to Crewmembers Through Shipboard Wellness”

For more than 15 years Christina Desimone has driven Future Care to be a transcendent maritime medical care enterprise. While the company fully embraces technology and the advent of telemedicine, it ventures far beyond traditional maritime medical solution providers, managing the logistics of effective and efficient mariner care from the beginning of the incident to … Continue reading “The Future (of Maritime) Care”

Telemedicine, or the use of electronic equipment to provide remote diagnosis and medical treatment, can trace its roots back to the 1960’s “Space Age”, when the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) first put human beings in space.[1] Beginning primarily with the use of electronic signals to simply transfer medical data, it has grown … Continue reading “THE NEXT STEP – WELLNESS AT SEA”

By Lawrence Jacobson, Managing Director P&I, Future Care, Inc., a provider of medical management and cost containment services to the maritime industry. Under the general maritime law of the United States and in many maritime countries the shipowner owes all seafarers in his employ a duty of care in the event of any injury or … Continue reading “Fulfilling the Shipowner’s Duty of Care to Crewmembers”

FutureCare was featured in Marine Log. Click the image below to see the full article.

Future Care, Inc., CEO, Christina DeSimone, presented at this year’s CMA Shipping 2017 Conference, held in Stamford, Connecticut.  DeSimone discussed the mitigation of crewmember medical claims utilizing innovative techniques, such as Tele-Medical Physician Advice at Sea and Future Care’s unique Caring for the Crew Program®. Amongst the other distinguished panelists, were Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, … Continue reading “Future Care Presents at CMA Shipping 2017, Stamford, CT”